October 31, 2008
David Joza, Oklahoma Baptist University director of human resources, was recently named to the board of directors for the Oklahoma Chapter of the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources.
The Oklahoma Chapter of CUPA-HR is a professional organization serving higher education in Oklahoma by providing its institutions and personnel professionals with developmental opportunities and technical assistance for the effective management of human resources.
Joza will serve as a board member for the state chapter through June 2009. The board's responsibilities include providing proper financial oversight, ensuring adequate resources to fulfill the chapter's mission, ensuring legal and ethical integrity and maintaining accountability.
"This position allows greater insight into higher education's ‘best practices' and assists in planning resources that may target OBU," Joza said.
Joza joined the OBU administrative staff in December 2005. He earned a bachelor's degree from Howard Payne University, a master's degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and a master's degree in organizational management with a specialization in human resources from Dallas Baptist University.